Augusta Animal Emergency (& Specialty Center), located in Augusta, GA, currently has three full-time veterinary positions and two part-time veterinary positions open at our well-established emergency hospital. We also will consider relief veterinarians. We are a 24 hour emergency facility that is actively expanding to offer a variety of specialty services. Our expansion will include relocation to a new custom 12,000sf building that is Phase I of a 20,000sf project. Our specialty center will include 11 exam rooms, 4 surgical suites, brand new CT, digital radiology, ultrasound, endoscopy and a state of the art centralized trauma area. Our specialties will initially include Surgery and Dentistry with active searches for Internal Medicine, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology and Cardiology.
Our emergency facility currently consists of 5 Emergency Veterinarians. Our team includes highly-experienced nurses, many of which are licensed and several that are actively training for licensure. Our current ICU offers oxygen cages, transfusion products, multi-parameter monitors and an expansive pharmacy. We have a full in-house laboratory with CBC w/ diff, Chemistry, Urinalysis, Coagulation, Blood Typing and Cross-Matching. We have ultrasound, endoscopy and digital radiology with access to 24/7 radiology telemedicine.
Our doctors pride themselves on providing expert, timely, collaborative, and compassionate care. Our hospital values a culture of teamwork and offers formal communication training to all our doctors and we actively promote CE opportunities for our entire staff. We strive to maintain a good work/life balance for each of our employees.
AAE is located in Augusta, GA, home to the Masters Golf Tournament. We have mountains 2 hours north and beaches 2-3 hours east. There are numerous state parks and the largest man-made lake East of the Mississippi feeding the Savannah River where world-class fishing tournaments are held and lots of summer activities abound with campgrounds scattered along the coast line that includes both South Carolina and Georgia. The area is appealing to runners, bikers and kayakers. We have our own minor league Augusta Greenjackets baseball team playing in a brand new state-of-the-art stadium. There is abundant culture in the form of theatre, award-winning restaurants and local dives. Many venues host various performing artists throughout the year. For equine enthusiasts there is trail riding, local fox hunting, the annual Augusta Futurity Cutting Horse Show and nearby Aiken, SC holds many hunter/jumper events, polo matches, and steeplechase races.
At AAE, the patient is at the center of all we do. We strive to provide the best medical care with a collaborative, teamwork approach. If this is you, please send your cover letter and CV for consideration.
Requirements: Emergency service doctors are responsible for a variety of roles which may include simultaneously or separately: the direct management of hospitalized patients, active receiving and care of emergency patients, receiving and work-up of same-day referral patients from our primary DVMs while overseeing and directing staff to maintain efficient and seamless workflow.
Additional Salary Information: Our benefits package includes a competitive salary, moving stipend, annual professional licensing and association fees, VIN membership, organization dues, generous CE allowance, uniform stipend, health insurance and 401k.
About Augusta Animal Emergency
Augusta Animal Emergency
208 Hudson Trace
Augusta, GA 30907